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Handicapped Fish Day

Posted: Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 at 6:13 am

Handicapped Fish Day is Wednesday at Marr Park.

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Severe Weather Safety

Posted: Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 at 6:12 am

Storms and high winds are common for southeast Iowa during the summer months, and the Iowa Utilities Board is reminding community members that tree limbs near power lines during storms can be very dangerous.

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Primary Polls Open 7am Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:38 am

Voters head to the polls tomorrow to nominate candidates in their party for the November general election.

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Celebrating Completion of Downtown Area

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:37 am

Washington’s downtown has seen a number of renovations recently, and this week the city is having a capstone event to celebrate it.

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Finding A Path For New Sewer Line

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:35 am

The path of a new sewer line that will connect Washington’s Sunset Park collection point to the new waste water treatment plant isn’t set in stone.

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Main Street Washington’s Celebrate Washington Event

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:33 am

Main Street Washington is hoping to make their second annual Celebrate Washington Event bigger and better.

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Washington County Supervisors Meet A Day Early

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:28 am

Washington County Supervisor’s will hold their regular weekly meeting a day earlier with the primary election tomorrow.

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Washington Community Theater presents “Annie”

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:27 am

The Washington Community Theater is putting on a production of the Broadway musical “Annie” this month.

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Keota Fun Run

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:26 am

Keota is need of volunteers for their Keota Fun Run scheduled for this Saturday.

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Wapello Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:25 am

The U of I Blood Center along with UI Health Care in Wapello is having a blood drive.

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Flood Allocations from Flood of ‘08

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:08 am

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Washington Community Theater’s Production of Annie

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:04 am

The Washington Community Theater is putting on a production of the Broadway musical “Annie” this month.

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Blood Drive in Wapello

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:02 am

The Uof I Blood Center along with UI Health Care Wapello is having a blood drive.

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Louisa County Fair Dates set

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The dates for this year’s Louisa County Fair are now set.

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Speed Limit on East Washington Street Remains an Issue

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:16 am

The speed limit on east Washington Street remains an issue for Washington City Councilors.

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“Paint the Town Purple” Sunday

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:12 am

The American Cancer Society will “Paint the Town Purple” Sunday in celebration of the annual Relay for Life event.

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Barn Quilts of Washington County

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:10 am

Washington County is on the cusp of being proclaimed “The Barn Quilt Capital of Iowa.”

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Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:08 am

Brighton Community, sponsored by the Lions Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Tuesday, June 15th from 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm at the Brighton Community Building/City Hall in Brighton.

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Livestock Judging Workouts

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:06 am

The first in a series of livestock judging workouts is this Sunday.

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Washington Municipal Airport’s Annual Flight Breakfast

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:04 am

The Washington Municipal Airport’s annual Flight Breakfast is tomorrow.

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